The Stoopidity of Warner Music

It

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RIAA Proves Music Is Worth Less

The lobby group that carries the record labels

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Cumulus Now Screwing Its Market Managersǃ

If you take Cumulus CEO Lew Dickey at face value, his vision of radio is kind of non-local, operated with efficiencies through central command in Atlanta and based on a selling model that only Mr. Burns could like.

I say that because evidence is leaking from Cumulus markets that even if you are a Dickey Nation true-believer you are not immune to getting screwed.

Light the coals, the Cumulus sweat lodge is in operation (and I say that with all due respect to legitimate religious sweat lodges not the ones making the headlines lately).

At the heart of the issue is turning radio into a commodity business.

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Local Pandora Radio

It always worries me when I see radio people taking a shot at Pandora, the wildly popular customizable radio that is setting its sights on a local platform.

It

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GaGa as Head of EMI

The hottest thing in the music business is Lady Gaga.

The coldest thing is EMI.

EMI is now saying that it may not be able to operate as Terra Firma

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Undercover Lew

After the Super Bowl on CBS Sunday night was a new show called Undercover Boss where corporate CEOs get into the trenches with their employees to find out what working for their company is really like.

It was the most-watched post Super Bowl show since 2001 according to the overnight ratings.

In episode one, Larry O

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